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  • Writing adventures+

    Author follows passion, writes two books Shirley Klatte of Kimball and her book, “The Fateful Rising.” Contributed photo I love to tell the story, for...

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    Men in blue+

    Twin brothers Wayne, left, and Warren Cook have collectively umpired 7,500 ball games during 42 and 36 years of calling balls and strikes...

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    Melrose man brings disc golf to his city+

    When Steve Borgerding was the Melrose Scoutmaster, a post he held for 21 years, he was always on the lookout for something new and...

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    Boomer’s Journal: The ultimate recycler+

    A clever way of re-purposing an old mattress box-spring, used in the gardens of Caroline Petefish of Alexandria. My mother recycled “tin foil” and...

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    Giving back to his hometown+

    Moorhead man pledges $1 million for new pool project in Parkers By Anna Erickson, Wadena Pioneer Journal Story reprinted with permission from the Wadena Pioneer Journal Lloyd...

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    Beyond the Amana Colonies+

    Barn quilts and Grant Wood in eastern Iowa Barn quilts like this one can be found throughout eastern Iowa.Photo by Karen Flaten When my husband...

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    Bringing back the wild, wild west+

    The Wild West holds a special place in American history, as it does at the Dan and Teri Winter ranch near Spring Hill. They...

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    Grand slam memories+

    Dad, son watch game at every MLB ballpark Gary Wolters, of Sartell, looks at his son Brent at Minnesota Twins game at the...

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    Aging in place gracefully+

    Good Shepherd has a place for all, regardless of the level of care needed Sandy Dilts, a staff member at Good Sheperd, shares a...

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    A trip of a lifetime+

    Princeton man, son viewed historic ‘Terracotta Warriors’ The “terracotta warriors” are nearly 6 feet tall with details from head to toe. They were all...

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    Sixty-year tradition+

    Family has held reunion each year since 1956 The Kobs family has had an annual reunion each year since 1956. The reunion was formed...

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    Leaving a lasting mark+

    Monticello woman worked with children in Ecuador for close to 40 years Lois Hultberg, who hopes to substitute at each one of the...

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